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13256348_10153600867780905_5628824620033965901_nWelcome to the official web site of the Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band, one of the most famous names in the brass band world. The band is currently one of the highest ranked bands in the World. As well as a busy schedule of major concerts and private engagements, the band also competes at the highest level in the Worlds leading major contests alongside the very best and most prestigious bands in the world, including Cory, Black Dyke and Brighouse & Rastrick Bands to name just a few.

The band has had a very positive 2017 so far, with great results at the World Championships in Kerkrade (third) and highly respectable performance and result of 7th and best Soprano (Connor Lennon) at the British Open Championships. The band are now looking forward to a number of different concerts as well as preparing for the Brass in Concert Championships in November to try and build on the fourth placed result last year.

Check out our events to see what the band are up to for the rest of 2017!

Latest News

CMFCB on Antiques Road Trip

CMFCB on Antiques Road Trip

Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band will be leading your tea time entertainment on Wednesday 18th October at 16:30 as part of BBC Ones, Antiques Road Trip.
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Blown Away by Local Generosity!

Blown Away by Local Generosity!

A new Funeral Home opened its doors on 17th May in Hemsworth. A N Abraham, who also have a sister branch in South Elmsall, have recently held a campaign highlighting the benefits of having a funeral plan and for each plan taken out have donated monies to the Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band. The band […]
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Upcoming Events and Concerts

Yorkshire Area 2018

March 4, 2018 5:00 pm
The band will be competing in the Yorkshire Area to qualify for the Nationals Finals of Great Britain 2018 at the Albert Hall.
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Ashville's Songs of Praise 2018

March 11, 2018 6:30 pm
An evening of worship and music on Sunday 11th March at Ashville's inaugural Songs of Praise concert.
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